• Trump says 'we have a tremendous order' with Saudi Arabia, doesn't want to cancel defense contracts 'as retribution' for Jamal Khashoggi's death

    24 days ago - By Business Insider

    Saudi Arabia admitted that missing Washington Post columnist Jamal Khashoggi died inside the Saudi Consulate after an encounter with Saudi operatives there "led to a quarrel and a physical confrontation."
    President Donald Trump said he approves of Saudi Arabia's acknowledgement and called it "a great first step." An official statement from White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders echoed the same while offering condolences to Khashoggi's family.
    Trump claimed that US jobs that could be created as a result of defense contracts with Saudi Arabia would be threatened if he took action...
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  • 'A great first step': Trump praises Saudi statement on Khashoggi's death

    'A great first step': Trump praises Saudi statement on Khashoggi's death

    24 days ago - By Politico

    President Donald Trump on Friday evening praised Saudi Arabia's statement acknowledging the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in its Istanbul consulate, adding that he would prefer "some form" of sanctions on the kingdom while stressing that arms sales should remain untouched. "I think it's a great first step,” Trump said in Arizona, where he will be holding a rally later, according to a pool report. His statement comes just hours after the Saudis publicly confirmed that the Washington Post columnist died in their consulate in Turkey on Oct. 2, after saying for days that Khashoggi had...
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  • Trump says he'd prefer 'some form of sanction' on Saudi Arabia after journalist's death, wants to protect arms sale

    24 days ago - By ABC News


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  • Trump says he'd prefer ‘some form of sanction' on Saudi Arabia after journalist's death, wants to protect arms sale

    24 days ago - By The Seattle Times

    LUKE AIR FORCE BASE, Ariz. - Trump says he'd prefer ‘some form of sanction' on Saudi Arabia after journalist's death, wants to protect arms sale.
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